Weatherford Democrat

December 18, 2013

Martha Elizabeth Ritter


Weatherford Democrat

— Martha Elizabeth Ritter “Memaw,” 70, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, surrounded by her loving family.

Graveside service is 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 19, at Memory Gardens Cemetery in Weatherford. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Wednesdayat Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel.

Born Aug. 9, 1943, to Tilmon and Pauline Cohron in Olney, Martha was one of five children. Martha resided in Weatherford, close to family, and worked for the Aledo Independent School District as a special needs bus monitor. She was an avid Bingo player, loved shopping and adored her rose garden. Martha was an amazing woman and an example of strength and love, devoting her life to working hard, helping others and enjoying time with her family.

Martha leaves behind her daughters, Linda Green and husband, Jim, and Penny Morgan and spouse, Shorty; her sister, Uleta Walker and husband, Raymond; her six grandchildren, Tiffney Frazier, Cody Pierce, Amanda Pierce, Kaden Green, Dakota Morgan and J.W. Ford; six beautiful great-grandchildren; and her beloved dog and best friend, Skip.

Martha was preceded in death by her parents; her son, Toy Edward Carter; her sister, Barbara Robinson and husband, Charles; and her brothers, W.T. Cohron and wife, Ruth, and Cicero Cohron and wife, Bolena.

Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel